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I'm 27 weeks pregant and i went in last week to have my

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Hello i'm 27 weeks pregant and i went in last week to have my gluecoast done they called today and said that it read high 152 was i to fast before i went if so thay did'ent say nothing to me about it and now i have to go and do the three hour fast that i don't want to do if i don't do this well it harm my baby
Submitted: 8 years ago.
Category: Health
Expert:  MasterDoc replied 8 years ago.

Sometimes the glucose is supposed to be fasting and sometimes not. If you don't do the 3 hour fast then you could wind up having undiagnosed, untreated "gestational diabetes" throughout your pregnancy.

And that could definitely harm your baby.

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